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Has paternity been acknowledged or established, either at the hospital or in court? Thanks.
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Ray here a new expert to help you tonight.Since you are not married here you have potential rights.You would have to file for paternity/custody/support and have the court award you rights.Until you do that here since she is a single mom she can deny you custody or visitation.She could also relocate with the child.
Forms and self help to file for paternity and custody/visitation
The judge will name you legal father and set out your rights to joint custody and visitation as well here.
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So then you have great chances of getting at least joint custody and equal visitation time, you might be the primary one here if you can convince the judge you are the better parent.
I wish you the best with all.
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